Ford Motor Company Rolls Out Blockchain on IBM for Cobalt Supply Chain Transparency
Jan 20, 2019 at 15:28News
The Ford Motor Company, IBM, RCS Global, Huayou Cobalt and LG Chem are considering employing blockchain to track and corroborate ethically sourced minerals. They aim at creating an open, industrywide network to track and confirm minerals and other significant materials for the automotive and consumer electronics sector in their supply chains.
What Threats are Cryptocurrency Exchanges Currently Struggling With?
Jan 20, 2019 at 13:14News
The crypto market has been pretty bearish over all of 2018. Many investors lost faith in crypto and gave up trading. Digital currency exchanges have had a lot of troubles over this period too. Apart from low trading volumes and insufficient user activity, what are the other threats that crypto exchanges have to deal with?
Current Strategy of New Firms That are Focused on Cryptos and Fintech
Jan 19, 2019 at 15:35News
Amidst the strong and prolonged bear market which started last year, it seems that many trading institutions, investment funds, and crypto exchanges have to embrace the negative effects and reduce spending. However, one surprisingly budding sector right now, data and analysis supply, is expanding their number of staff.
Spain: Iberdrola Uses Blockchain Technology in Renewable Energy Sector
Jan 19, 2019 at 13:23News
Iberdrola - the Spanish public multinational electric utility major, has accomplished a project which will largely chip into speeding up the decarbonisation process by using blockchain to ensure that the energy supplied to the user is 100 percent renewable. The first test to ensure the renewable source of the energy supplied was carried out with the financial entity Kutxabank, who were able to trace the actual time that it takes a process to occur, and the source of the power supplied by Iberdrola from the generation point up to the place of consumption.
Recognizing Digital Skills in the Economic System, Italy Being the Protagonist
Jan 19, 2019 at 10:12News
In the economy of knowledge, what people know or know how to do, is one of an individual’s major assets. But people need the tools to acknowledge competences in a reasonable and shared manner and to be able to heighten them in the economic system. Several initiatives are afoot, in which Italy is the champion.
NASA Embraces Bitcoin Blockchain to Prevent Aerospace Cyber Attacks & Air Traffic Mgt
Jan 18, 2019 at 16:04News
Distributed ledger technology (DLT) is the grit of the flourishing Bitcoin (BTC) and the crypto sector at large. DLT is a revolutionary method to hold immense amounts of information since they are held in several places, the records it stores are indeed public and quickly verifiable. The unpredicted uses of vanguard technology are now being discovered.
ChainSecurity Reveals Ethereum Constantinople Upgrade Activates Reentrancy Attack
Jan 18, 2019 at 13:09News
Ethereum’s (ETH) approaching Constantinople upgrade activates vectors for reentrancy attacks, as per ChainSecurity – a smart contract auditing platform, according to a Medium report on January 15, 2019. A reentrancy attack engages a particular function in a smart contract to be called several times before the smart contract is completely performed.